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Confessions of a Bad Beekeeper

Monday, August 01, 2011

Bill Turnbull explains the difficulties and rewards of beekeeping. In Confessions of a Bad Beekeeper Turnbull describes his misadventures and moments of triumph in the curious world of backyard beekeeping, and also highlights the threat to our bee population and looks at what we can do to help these vital little creatures do their important work.

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Comments [2]

thatgirl from manhattan

ms. burstein - here you are with the second ex-american guest today, and you spend time "translating" the pronunciation of common english words like "tomato", or the pronunciation of "france"--as if your audience won't understand the continental pronunciations of either word!

please stay away from these silly diversions from the subject at hand. the lopate audience is far more intelligent than you think. it only makes you sound petty.

Aug. 01 2011 02:07 PM
stephen from Inwood

I've picked autumn wine grapes - without protection - surrounded by bees and not been touched except by accident - not stung - do they get drunk as it is said?

Aug. 01 2011 01:52 PM

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